Fuel System Cleaning the Professional Way at Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Glendale Heights

April 26, 2020

Your fuel system needs to be clean to do its job properly. When it gets dirty, the results are lower engine performance, reduced fuel economy and impaired safety. It can even lead to costly repair bills for Glendale Heights drivers. So keep your fuel system clean as part of your routine preventiv... More

Growing Old Together (Maintaining an Older Vehicle)

April 19, 2020

More and more of us are hanging on to our vehicles longer. A company by the name of HIS Markit recently released a report that shows the average age of light vehicles in the U.S. is now 11.8 years. Light vehicles are cars, SUVs (sport utility vehicles) and CUVs (compact utility vehicles). In C... More

Automotive Tips from Tuffy Tire & Auto Service Glendale Heights: Serpentine Belt System Wear

April 12, 2020

The primary job of the serpentine belt for Glendale Heights drivers is to provide important traction to spin the accessories. As the belt wears it loses some of its grip and the accessories may not spin at optimal speeds. For example, if your alternator doesnt spin fast enough, the battery will n... More

Tire Replacement: What Glendale Heights Drivers Need to Know

April 5, 2020

Looking at getting some new tires? Maybe the real reason for wanting those off-highway tires is that they look cool. Well there's nothing wrong with that. If you make sure that you've got your functional needs covered with your selection, then you can have some fun with where you go from there.L... More